How to Learn Math
Registration is open for a new short course on Stanford
University's free on-line platform.
teachers of math (K-12) or for other helpers of students, such as parents,
"How to Learn Math" consists of eight 10 to 15 minute-long sessions
intended to change students' relationships with math.
to videos of Professor of Mathematics Education Jo Boaler, research ideas, and
peer- and self-assessments, her course includes interviews with students,
Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Stanford Professor Carol Dweck, and others.
self-paced course launches Monday, 15 July, and closes Friday, 27 September.
author of books such as What's Math Got To Do With It?, also serves as
editor of the research commentary section of NCTM's Journal for Research in
Mathematics Education (JRME).